If you have installed Intel® Driver & Support Assistant you might notice spikes in CPU usage in the Task Manager. The issue may cause freezing of gameplay, hanging desktop, and slow PC performance. Of recent, some users report that DSA service is not working smoothly and using 100% of the CPU. This problem occurs on the computer running build 19042.685 and sometimes can not even let see streamings and videos.
DSA Service High CPU resource usage may cause game lag during playing Warzone, Minecraft, Runescape, or other. The issue may even lead to the Blue Screen of Death error.
DSA Service High CPU Usage in Windows 10
Here is how to Fix DSA Service High CPU Usage in Windows 10 –
1] Uninstall DSA
Removing Intel® Driver & Support Assistant from the system has worked effectively to fix this issue. After uninstalling this utility you will no longer encounter high resource usage.
2] End Task Driver & Support Assistant to Fix DSA Service High CPU Usage
This is a temporary solution to DSA 100% or maximum resource usage trouble. When you experience that your game is lagging or PC is slowing down or freezing go to the Task Manager and End task the process. Furthermore, prevent the utility from running the utility in background by disabling it in Startup.
3] Update the DSA to the latest version
Intel has been reported about this issue so after some time the company may come with the update having bugfix. So, install the most recent version of DSA from the official website –
In most of the cases of DSA Service High or 100% or High CPU Usage uninstalling the tool has worked so give priority to the 1st method.